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Innovation in Eye Care: Airwear Lenses

Innovation in Eye Care: Airwear Lenses

I have a very strong eyeglass prescription. That means that I’m always wearing glasses. It also means that regular eyeglasses have to be rather thick at the edges. Fortunately I’ve been on good vision care plans for years, so I’ve had the opportunity to try a number of innovations. For my prescription it has always worth paying for “high-index” lenses, which enable glasses to be ground thinner. Even better are high-index plastics, … Read entire article »

Filed under: Eco-Friendly, Featured, Safety

Clean Your Home Green in 30 Days

Clean Your Home Green in 30 Days

Confession: I want to be green but sometimes, between family and work, it is just not at the top of my list.  I also want to keep my house cleaner, but I have little interest in tidying and even less time for it. So, when my organization and cleaning guru (and fellow Mamanista editor), Debbie, recommends a product like Clorox Green Works that is green and clean, I want to check out it. To find out more … Read entire article »

Filed under: Eco-Friendly, Home and Decorating, Services

Unique Toys Made in the USA at Down to Earth

Unique Toys Made in the USA at Down to Earth

We check out a lot of excellent toy stores, but few that have as many unique and hard to find choices as Down to Earth Toys. Down to Earth Toys has a great selection of Toys Made in the USA including this gorgeous free-standing dragon puzzle made by the Amish ($12.95, on sale for $9.95). I adore children’s toys that are not only clever and heirloom quality, but also look lovely on display. Place … Read entire article »

Filed under: Eco-Friendly, Featured Store, Made in the USA, Toy Stores, Toys (All Ages)